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Appearance 10/3/2017

Mark of Cedar Rapids, IA US asks...

In the past year I have started to ref some of my kids games. The standard 'gold' jersey was issued to me when I completed the training. I have since purchased and additional Black/white stripes jersey which I have been wearing. Just this week I had ...

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Appearance 11/28/2016

Mitchell of Rancho Cucamonga, California United States asks...

Hi,

This is just a follow-up to Richard Dawson's desire to see a video of the 2nd question I asked - I found a link on YouTube that shows the game. Please look about 3 minutes into the video - it shows the incident I am asking about. No ne...

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Appearance 11/16/2015

Scott of Tustin, CA - California United States asks...

Hi refs. The other day, prior to a U12 game we were both assigned to, a fellow referee told me something I had not heard before.

I arrived at the game, as I always do, dressed in my yellow referee jersey. I have jerseys of two other colors t...

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Appearance 7/23/2015

Tim Eliot of New York, NY USA asks...

No further question, and feel free to post this or not as you see fit. I just wanted to express my thanks for the clarity and promptness of all of your replies! Good refs stepping up makes me very happy. Cheers to all of you!
ktbffh,
Tim
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Appearance 8/16/2014

Luis of San Diego, California United States asks...

I've asked around a couple of referees in the area with no satisfying answer. How do I keep my OSI shorts from fading? I would at least want to minimize the fading once it renew my now faded shorts....

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Appearance 5/22/2014

Mike Monce of Lebanon, CT USA asks...

Not a question but a followup on how to educate parents in the LOTG. If I am an AR on the parents side, and a call is questioned, at a stoppage I respond to the parents in a very friendly manner and explain the call. I've found this works very well...

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Appearance 6/26/2012

Andrea Rabuse of Woodbury , MN USA asks...

I am a new ref this year and I am also very small so the jesy is really big and so are the shorts and i have them in the smallest size they come in. I was just wondering if its required to wear offical ref shorts or if i could use a pair of my own bl...

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Appearance 3/17/2012

Carl Neighbors of APO, AP Japan asks...

I am a USSF certificated referee and I have a question regarding wearing the USSF Referee badge at non-USSF sanctioned matches. I'm currently living in Japan and I recently got into a discussion with another referee regarding whether or not we should...

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Appearance 12/31/2011

Kevin Freeman of Groves, TX USA asks...

I was just wondering will the MLS referees for this coming season, will they be wearing the new Adidas Euro 2012 referee jerseys? I was just curious....

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Appearance 7/19/2010

Walt Heatherly of Hendersonville , TN USA asks...

I failed to include the shoes in question so here they are: http://www.dickssportinggoods.com/product/index.jsp?productId=4102886
From your previous responses (for which I am very thankful for) I would assume that these would be in order but...<...

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